Raisdale Mill cottages have been converted from a 200 year old barn, so have thick stone walls and original oak beams and perlins. Beck Cottage forms part of a small rural complex which includes an adjacent cottage, the farmhouse and the former water mill. The nearest villages, each with a pub, are Chop Gate and Carlton. There are weekly markets at Helmsley and Stokesley.
The coast at Whitby or Scarborough is less than an hours drive away and Saltburn-by-the-Sea is even nearer. You can also have a day out in York or Durham both within an hours drive. "Heartbeat", "Herriot" and Capt Cook" country are nearby.
Other attractions are Castle Howard, Rievaulx Abbey, the North York Moors Steam Railway from Pickering to Whitby,. Visit Ryedale Folk museum in the picturesque village of Hutton-le-Hole. Enjoy a fun day out at Flamingo Land. Learn more about the National Park at the visitor centres at Danby and Suton Bank.
Local attractions include Spout House, a 16th century thatched cruck house and former inn. See the carvings at the Wainstones. Read the inscription on the ship stone in Tripsdale.
Alternatively you can relax in the peace and tranquility of Raisdale: go for walks directly from the cottage onto the heather moors: bring your bike and ride over the moors.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Saltburn by the Sea 25 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||15 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Teesside 25 km, Nearest railway: Northallerton 25 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set, Trampoline|
The North York Moors National Park has the largest expanse of heather moorland in England. There is a spectacular coast and many historic sites.
Raisdale is a small dale leading into Bilsdale. The River Seph flows through Bilsdale on it's way to Helmsley. This beautiful dale extends from Clay Bank in the north to Newgate Bank in the south. It is characterised by traditional stone walls around the fields and sandstone buildings with clay pantile roofs.
This is a nature lovers paradise and is perfect for walking, cycling, bird watching or enjoying the peace and tranquility.